15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Greece tour planner

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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Ferry to Heraklion, Taxi to Rethymnon
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Rethymnon, Crete
— 2 nights
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Rhodes Town, Rhodes
— 3 nights
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Athens
— 2 nights
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos

— 3 nights

Chora Mykonos

A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Little Venice and Kastro are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Naos tou Apollona - Portara and Paraportiani Church. Go for a jaunt from Mykonos Town to Naxos Town to see Old Town about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Kalo Livadi Beach, see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, stroll through Agios Sostis Beach, and make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town holiday site.

Sydney, Australia to Mykonos Town is an approximately 24-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to Mykonos Town, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in June, expect Mykonos Town to be a bit warmer, temps between 31°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 4 — 7:

Fira, Santorini

— 3 nights
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Let the collections at Museum of Prehistoric Thira and Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Akrotiri and Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, pause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Perivolos.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Fira trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In June in Fira, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 7 — 10:

Rethymnon, Crete

— 2 nights
Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of Arkadi, then look for all kinds of wild species at Reptisland, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at War Museum Askifou, explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Church, then explore the activities along Lake Kournas, and finally visit Rethymnon Old Town.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rethymnon trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Fira to Rethymnon in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or fly. In June in Rethymnon, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rhodes Town.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 10 — 12:

Rhodes Town, Rhodes

— 3 nights
A conglomeration of many distinct architectural styles, Rhodes Town is the biggest urban center of the eponymous Greek island known for its golden beaches and relaxed way of life.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Agios Pavlos Beach and Lindos Beach. Archaeological Museum of Rhodes (Hospital of the Knights) and Kahal Kadosh Shalom Synagogue are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rhodes Town: Pefkos Beach (in Pefkos), Stegna Beach (in Archangelos) and Agathi Beach (in Haraki). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Mandraki Harbour, contemplate the long history of Street of the Knights, and stroll through Tsambika Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rhodes Town trip maker site.

You can fly from Rethymnon to Rhodes Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. June in Rhodes Town sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rhodes Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 12 — 15:

Athens

— 2 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): wander the streets of Plaka, then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, then explore the ancient world of Theater of Dionysus, then appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, and finally make a trip to Ancient Agora of Athens.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Athens tour itinerary site.

Getting from Rhodes Town to Athens by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in June, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 17:

Greece travel guide

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Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.